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Hi I'm Shawn Michael

I'm a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

About Me

 I love being a husband and father. I have a wonderful wife and 4 beautiful children. I love spending time with them.

Why I am a Mormon

I doubted that there was a God when I was 16. I felt impressed to read the scriptures-in particular the Book of Mormon. As a result of reading, I came to believe that there was a God. I knelt and prayed and I felt an incredibly peaceful feeling when I asked "God, I believe that you are there, are you there?" I know that was God answering my prayer. I also prayed about Jesus Christ being my Savior, the Book of Mormon being true, and Joseph Smith being a prophet in our day. I received answers the same way I did when I prayed to know if there was a God. I know that these things are true. That is why I am a member of this church.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by teaching my children about the gospel of Jesus Christ and helping them to see the happiness that comes because they are trying to live the gospel in their lives.

Is it true that Jesus appeared in North America after his crucifixion and resurrection according to the Book of Mormon?

Shawn Michael
Yes it is true. I love reading 3 Nephi in the Book of Mormon where Christ comes to the people in the ancient Americas. It makes sense that Jesus Christ would visit others. I also know it's true because I have prayed about it, and I have received a peaceful feeling from the Holy Spirit helping me to know it is true. Show more Show less